Youth Care Worker

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March 31, 2020, 9:00:00 PM

About the job

Job Description for Detention Officer:

Officers will be required to perform all duties that are associated with maintaining security of the facility and the safeguarding of inmates assigned to the Detention Center. These duties include, but are not limited to, accountability of inmates, transportation, roving patrols, searches of living areas, issuing supplies, serving meals, and in-processing new receptions.


  • Must be 21 years of age. 

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent. 

  • Must pass background checks, drug test, and pre-employment physical.


  • Starting pay of $22,880

  • Paid medical, dental and life insurance.

  • Short and long term disability.

  • 40 hours paid vacation every six months.

  • 8 hours sick leave every month.

  • State Retirement System.

  • Nationwide Savings Plan.

About us

The Comanche County Regional Juvenile Detention Center is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Youth Care Worker.


The Comanche County Regional Juvenile Detention Center 701 SW 17th Street Lawton, Oklahoma